- Jacek Kusa,
- Magdalena Mazurak,
- Agnieszka Skierska,
- Leslaw Szydlowski,
- Pawel Czesniewicz,
- Lukasz Manka
Cardiol J 2017 Nov 13. Epub 2017 Nov 13.
Regional Specialized Hospital, Research and Development Center, Pediatric Cardiology Department, Wroclaw, Poland, Kamienskiego, 51-124, Wroclaw, Poland.
Background: Patients with complex congenital heart defects may have different hemodynamic problems which require a variety of interventional procedures including angioplasty which involves using high-pressure balloons. After failure of conventional balloon angioplasty cutting balloon angioplasty is the next treatment option available. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the safety and efficacy of cutting balloon angioplasty in children with different types of congenital heart defects. Read More